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In 1984, Lindsay's fan club nominated and raised the funds for her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. On Dec. 13, 1984 her ceremony took place with family and many of her official fan club members. who traveled from all parts of the world to share in that special day.  Well, we are about to do it again - this time in Palm Springs, California!

We invite all of Lindsay's fans to join us in supporting Lindsay with a 'star' on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars, as a thank you to her for her work in front of the camera and as well as being such an inspiration to all for the way she chooses to live her life behind the camera.


Lindsay's star ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 515 North Palm Canyon Drive (at the Corridor) at 5:00 in Palm Springs, California. Lynda Carter will present Lindsay with her star. The street ceremony is open to the public, and immediately following the star dedication will be a reception for all of Lindsay's fans who have contributed to our Walk of Star campaign at the Central Park Restaurant. To date, we have raised $8,740.45 (the Palm Springs Walk of Stars is $10,000.00) - won't you join us in this wonderful honor and tribute to Lindsay now through any of the donation choices below?

For your donation of $100.00 or more you and a guest are invited to the pre-ceremony private reception at 3pm. Among the celebrity guests at this reception will be Lynda Carter, Richard Anderson, Anne Jeffreys (who played Lindsay's mom in A MESSAGE FROM HOLLY), among others.  In order to attend this pre-ceremony private reception, you must have donated $100.00 or more. Invitations are now being mailed out, and the location and RSVP instructions will be included. We must have your RSVP by May 1 for this pre-ceremony private reception, so please respond as soon as you receive your invitation.

Immediately after the star dedication there will be a reception for all of Lindsay's fans who have donated any amount to our Walk of Star campaign. This fabulous reception will feature entertainment, food and drinks, and all our celebrities guests will be in attendance as well. This will take place at the Central Park Restaurant, located at 2330 North Palm Canyon Drive.

Two lovely well known Palm Springs hotels have graciously agreed to give discounted rates to any of Lindsay's fans who are traveling and need hotel accommodations. You may contact either of them through the below contact information. When calling, please let them know you are attending Lindsay's star ceremony.

Adriatic Villas
2300 N. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, California 92262
Tel: (760) 325.5024

Andreas Hotel & Spa
227 N. Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Tel: (888) 327-5701 or (760) 327-5701

We are in the final weeks of raising the needed $10,000 for this wonderful honor for Lindsay, so please support us now!

Both events are invitation only, so be sure to bring your invitations for admittance.

For your donation of $50.00 you will receive as a thank you a well-rounded retrospective DVD of Lindsay's body of work that includes never before seen family video footage of her as a young child at the age of one. And, for the first 100 gift donors, your DVD will be autographed by Lindsay! Additionally, for those fans unable to join us at the star dedication, the ceremony will be filmed and added to the end of the DVD. So please use the PayPal button below to support Lindsay's star and receive your free gift!!!

For your donation of $25.00 you will receive as a thank you, a photo collage personally signed by Lindsay. The photo collage is exclusive and only available through The Palm Springs Walk of Stars for Lindsay's star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars.

2012 Tour Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center The Allen Room New York, New York April 27-28, 2012

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Lynda Carter at the Rrazz Room, San Francisco


2011 Tour

Dayton Philharmonic Mead Theatre - Schuster Center Dayton, Ohio November 4-5, 2011 Tickets Call: 888.228.3630

Mohegan Sun Uncasville, Connecticut December 10, 2011

Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts Naples, Florida February 10-11, 2012 Two shows each night

Towerpoint Resort Mesa, Arizona February 28, 2012 Two shows Tickets Call: 480.854.8180


Lynda Carter will be at the Desert Ridge Barnes and Noble in Phoeniz Arizona on June 9th at 7:00PM.

6.7.2011 - Mail Online - UK

It is 40 years since she last played the lasso-bearing, bullet deflecting  superhero Wonder Woman.

But 59-year-old actress Lynda Carter showed she still has superhero style youthful looks as she arrived at Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles earlier tonight.

The star looked stunning in a red and white outfit as she posed for pictures outside the store to promote her new CD Crazy Little Things

Still a Wonder Woman: Lynda Carter still looks good during an appearance at The Grove mall in Los Angeles where she signed her new CD Crazy Little Things today

Still a Wonder Woman: Lynda Carter still looks good during an appearance at The Grove mall in Los Angeles where she signed her new CD Crazy Little Things today

Superhero: Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman back in the 1970s

Superhero: Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman back in the 1970s

The star, who began singing at 14-years-old, has re-imagined songs like Queen's Crazy Little Thing Called Love, The Eagles' Desperado and Hank Williams' I'm so Lonesome I Could Cry.


Today, she performed numbers from her album from her album as well as sign copies of her CD.

I sang all over the countryduring those Wonder Woman years., she told KTLA today.

'It is an iconic character, and if the way to connect with people is the way they feel they can connect to me.

'In many ways, because they can connect to me, they will sample my music,' she added.

Carter made her name as the Amazonian princess with super powers in the Wonder Woman TV series which ran for four years until 1979.

Super power: Lynda showed off her youthful looks as she addressed her fans today
Super power: Lynda showed off her youthful looks as she addressed her fans today

Super power: Lynda showed off her youthful looks as she addressed her fans today

And Carter  revealed her disappointment
that the planned television reboot of Wonder Woman, with Adrienne Palicki taking over the title role, was recently passed over. 

'I was really happy they were going to re-do it because the story is a great story and it needs to be re-told and go to another generation of people,' she said.

'I was really disappointed it didn't work out.'


Lynda Carter 'disappointed' by 'Wonder Woman' axe

Tuesday, June 7 2011, 6:31am EDT
By Morgan Jeffery, TV Reporter
Lynda Carter


Lynda Carter has admitted that she is "disappointed" by NBC's decision to reject the new Wonder Woman pilot. Carter played the costumed hero in a television series that began on ABC in 1974 and later aired on CBS from 1977 to 1979.

"I was really interested [in the project] and I was really happy that they were going to redo it, because the [Wonder Woman] story is a great story and I think it needs to be retold. It needs to go to another generation of people," she told Zap2it.

NBC last month declined to pick up the pilot, which starred Adrianne Palicki as Wonder Woman. NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt later explained that the project "didn't seem to fit in with" the network's new schedule.

"I was disappointed that it didn't work out, and I don't have a clue as to why it didn't work out [or] what the problems were," said Carter. "But you never know, things can still get resurrected or retooled, so I haven't given up [hope]."

The actress also confirmed that she was planning to make a cameo appearance in Wonder Woman if it had gone to series.

"I was on the road at the time of shooting [the pilot]," she explained. "I couldn't get there. The schedules didn't line up. But I fully expected it to be picked up, and then mostly likely I would have done something."


Episode 136: It’s A Wonder

Bigger is better, right? Well, we think so, which is why this week’s show is the longest and juiciest ever! We are thrilled to bring you our fun chat with the one and only “Wonder Woman” herself, Lynda Carter. She talks about her new album Crazy Little Things, as well as her love of rowing on the Potomac River, why she is holding on tight to the original costume (yes, THAT costume), why she loves the gays, what she sang to Kermit the Frog, and much more. A delightful, absolutely stunning lady. And we have her! Stay tuned to the end of the chat to hear a track off the new album. (Lynda starts at the 43:40 mark.)

Here it is, an all new Swish, it’s Episode 136, “It’s A Wonder.” You can stream or download the audio from that picture below, get the audio episode free from iTunes, or stream it with the free Stitcher Radio app. Oh, and we now have an Android app, too.


Lynda Carter, Tatum O'Neal, Barbara Sinatra, et al. Set for June Appearances at Barnes & Noble at The Grove Lynda Carter, Tatum O'Neal, Barbara Sinatra, et al. Set for June Appearances at Barnes & Noble at The Grove

By: Andy Propst · Jun 1, 2011  · Los Angeles
The Barnes & Noble at the Grove has announced its slate of in-store appearances for June. Among the highlights will be a performance and CD-signing by Lynda Carter on June 6 at 7pm to celebrate the release of her new album Crazy Little Things.


Mormons and Con-Men on Disc,

Oh My! TheaterMania, May 27 Article by Andy Propst

Lynda Carter -- Crazy Little Things (Potomac Productions) Carter shows herself off as a slightly jazzy, somewhat twangy, and often sensitively sultry singer on this appealing new disc of 20th-century popular music.

Among the recording's many high points are her kittenish take on "Sentimental Journey," a swell Andrews Sisters-like medley of "Choo-Choo Ch'boogie" and "Chatanooga Choo-Choo,"

and a delicately heartfelt rendition of the 1970s hit "Leaving on a Jet Plane".


Lynda Carter performs cabaret for the Virginia Arts Festival

Actress-singer Lynda Carter will perform at the 2011 Virginia Arts Festival

(Courtesy of Virginia Arts Festival/May 26, 2011) David Nicholson Inside the Arts 11:03 p.m. EDT, May 26, 2011

Many of us remember Lynda Carter as the face - and the body - of Wonder Woman in "The New Original Wonder Woman" television series in the mid-1970s.

Today, she's reinvented herself as a cabaret singer and will give two shows tonight at the Williamsburg Lodge as part of the Virginia Arts Festival.

Carter took time away from acting and singing to raise two children, but now that they are grown - her daughter is a college junior and her son is about to start law school - she's resumed her performing career in recent years.

Her Williamsburg appearance follows the recent release of a new recording, "Crazy Little Things," that features a collection of pop and folk standards.

Carter earned good reviews for her role in the musical, "Chicago," in fall 2005 in the London West End.

But in a recent telephone interview, she says she "doesn't think of herself as a Broadway singer, but more of a storyteller.

"Her new recording contains interesting arrangements of pop classics such as "Desperado" and "Leaving on a Jet Plane."

"Both are really out of the pocket from where they were originally," she says "My version of "Jet Plane' is more haunting. I'm really telling a story."

The eclectic recording also features "Let's Stay Together," which was a request from her husband, "Crazy Little Thing Called Love," "Chattanooga Choo Choo" and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry."

Carter grew up in Arizona, where she exposed to country music. She also remembers listening to her mom's "old 78s of juke joint music. "I draw from a lot of musical genres, though it's my own style," she says. "I'm very comfortable in the cabaret setting. It's something I know very well." Don't expect a laid-back show from Carter and her band, she says. "It's intimate, but we're not sleepy," she says. "There's no piano bar atmosphere here. We come out blasting!" Lynda Carter will perform at 5:30 and 8 p.m. Sunday, May 29, in the Virginia Room of the Williamsburg Lodge in Colonial Williamsburg.

Tickets are $45 and $65 by calling 800-982-2787 or online at http://www.vafest.org.


By Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein, Globe Staff

Lynda Carter was at the Barnes & Noble in the Prudential Center

yesterday to promote her new album,

"Crazy Little Things," but we couldn't help ourselves from asking her about her days as Wonder Woman.

Carter told us that the WW talk doesn't upset her.

In fact, she said that most of the people who show up to meet her at CD signings are "Wonder Woman" fans and that she's thankful that they still love her.

"The loyalty is big," she said. Carter also said she doesn't mind attempts to re-create what she did on television in the late '70s.

Carter is miserable that a pilot for a new version of "Wonder Woman,"

helmed by David E. Kelley and starring "Friday Night Lights" actress Adrianne Palicki, was rejected by NBC earlier this month.

"I was saddened that they weren't able to make it work because it needs to be retold."


Wonder Woman on FOX25!

'Wonder Woman' on FOX 25!: MyFoxBOSTON.com

(FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) - She may be best remembered as "Wonder Woman" from the iconic 1970s show and that's not a bad thing.

But Lynda Carter's love is singing - it's how she got her start and it's what she's doing most of all these days. Her new CD is out.

It's called "Crazy Little Things"

and you'll have a chance to meet Lynda and have her sign the CD for you later Tuesday at the Barnes & Noble at the Prudential Center.

5.23.2011 - Wonder Woman

The moment seems right for a new live-action Wonder Woman -- just not, perhaps, this one.

For it to work, David E. Kelley would have needed to not just disinter Lynda Carter's heroine and redress her as a corporate executive;

the whole concept would need to be reinvented.

Think about it: at root you have a woman who comes to our society from a carefully sheltered cultural preserve: she's strong, but also an outsider.

There are massive possibilities there for a Superman-like story, and with Smallville gone the timing was perfect.

But Kelley's script seems to have not gone the extra step of injecting original perspective into its revamp,

and test audiences gave it and star Adrianne Palicki a big thumbs down --

making it yet another among the reanimated corpses of thirty-year-old genre shows littering the television landscape.

5.22.2011 - Lynda on WJLA ABCTV


After all the hubbub about NBC's Wonder Woman series, the network unceremoniously rejected the David Kelley pilot, after which NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt offered an explanation of sorts, claiming that the series simply didn't fit in with the network's new Fall lineup. Meanwhile, Greenblatt also mentioned that fans' negative feedback had nothing to do with the decision not to move forward with the series.

His exact quote was: "That didn't have anything to do with whether the show got picked up.

All that engagement from people whether it was positive or negative was good. And [Adreianne Palicki] did ultimately have these little hot pants." After the debacle of the "plastic" pants, many began to wonder just what Palicki might have looked like in those "little hot pants". Today, someone over at CBR posted a behind-the-scenes image of the actress wearing them, which you can see to your left.

While we realize many won't complain, are these in good taste for the character? Would they have passed the network's censors? We have a hard time imagining the brass at NBC allowing Palicki to wear those-though arguably Lynda Carter's outfit wasn't much less risque back in the '70s. We'll never know, because Kelley's Wonder Woman will never see the light of day.


By Alison Starling

Next weekend a very familiar face will be performing her new musical act in Williamsburg, Virginia.

While her voice might not be familiar to us, the character she played on television is.

Because Lynda Carter was a superstar, known to tens of millions across the world as Wonder Woman.

And now she has been selected as this week's Working Woman on ABC7.

"I never thought of Wonder Woman as a sex symbol at all," Carter says. "Women liked her as much as men."

But a sex symbol she was. One famous photo of her was a company's biggest selling poster in 1978.

And a Wonder Woman costume still represents one of the most famous female superheros ever.

Just before her interview with ABC7, Carter learned a new Wonder Woman TV show was cancelled before it even started.

She said she was a little disappointed because the story needs to be told.

Carter's story includes decades of working with Hollywood's most famous, including George Burns, Elton John, Ray Charles and many more.

In 1984, she married D.C. lawyer Robert Altman,. They made a home in Potomac and had two children.

"It's where I've raised my family; it's where I have my roots," Carter says.

Carter's now stepping out of her comfort zone and going back to a lifetime love of singing. She has a new CD out, called "Crazy Little Things."

"It was scary to say okay, i'm going to sing again," she says. "It doesn't just happen. You don't just do an album. It's walking the high wire."

A walk she hopes pays off like the Wonder Woman spin that made her famous.

"What I did in the past is great, but I'm doing what I'm doing now, which is being in the moment and experiencing my life as it is."

Carter says she'll turn 60 this summer. She credits healthy, organic eating, staying out of the sun and exercise for her youthful look.

If you time it right, you might just see her rowing on the Potomac River or hiking at Great Falls.


Special Events

CD Signings and Select
Crazy Little Things:


Barnes & Noble Boston
CD Signing

Prudential Center
Boston, Massachusetts

2pm, Tuesday, May 24, 2011


Barnes & Noble Los Angeles
CD Signing and Performance

The Grove at Farmers Market
Los Angeles, California

7pm, Monday, June 6, 2011


Barnes & Noble Phoenix
CD Signing

Desert Ridge
Phoenix, Arizona

7pm, Thursday, June 9, 2011


Barnes & Noble Dallas
CD Signing

Stonebriar Mall
Frisco, Texas

2pm, Saturday, June 11, 2011


Barnes & Noble Miami
CD Signing and Performance

West Kindall
Miami, Florida

7pm, Wednesday, June 15, 2011

5.20.2011 - Monday's TV Talk Show Lineup


10:00 (WKYI) The Wendy Williams Show: Actress and singer Lynda Carter

5.16.2011 - Lynda Carter talks about her New CD "CRAZY LITTLE THINGS"

Carter as Wonder Woman (far left) and today, on her CD of revisited standards. BEFORE LYNDA CARTER picked up her golden lasso to fight crime as Wonder Woman, she was a singer. And now that her children are grown she's become a singer again. Carter, whose new CD, "Crazy Little Things," is an album of classic pop with country, jazz and rock influences, will be signing the new disc tomorrow night at 7 at Barnes & Noble on Rittenhouse Square. It's a rare Philadelphia appearance for Carter. "I'm kind of doing what I want to do," she said last night on the phone from New York. "I'm not trying to establish myself, but to re-establish myself as a singer."


Lynda Carter at Tyson's Corner

Posted by Randy Shulman |
May 12, 2011 9:30 AM |
Lynda Carter

It's been four decades since her iconic character first twirled her way across American television sets, and two years since Lynda Carter -- a.k.a. Wonder Woman -- first re-emerged, performing at the Kennedy Center in support of her last album At Last and sitting for a Metro Weekly cover feature. About the popularity among gays of Wonder Woman, she told the magazine: "It's kind of like being a country/western star. If you are liked by the gay and lesbian population, you've really made it. It's like that kind of loyalty." She's now promoting a new CD -- Crazy Little Things -- with a stop Saturday, May 14, at 2 p.m., at the Barnes & Noble at Tysons Corner Mall, 7851 L. Tysons Corner Center, McLean, Va. Call 703-506-2937 or visit barnesandnoble.com.

Linda Carter photographed for Metro Weekly in May of 2009 by Todd Franson.


Wonder Woman: Lynda Carter

CD Signing and Interview

Examiner.com - Article by Gloria Dietz

Lynda Carter, the original Wonder Woman is more than an actress - she is a talented singer as well. Her 3rd album Crazy Little Things was just released in April (her first was on vinyl) and she will be at Barnes & Noble at Tysons Corner Mall on Saturday, May 14 at 2 p.m. for an autograph session. I had the pleasure of speaking to Carter about her new CD, how she manages to stay so beautiful, the iconic Wonder Woman suit and more.

EXAMINER: So your CD is your own rendition of cover songs throughout the years?

LYNDA CARTER: Yes, they are familiar songs that you are not quite sure what they are until you get to the chorus since I changed them up quite a bit and made them more story-like.

EXAMINER: Who knew you were a singer first since you are most famous for your iconic Wonder Woman role? Will you be focusing now on music, or will you still act?

LYNDA CARTER: I've had offers to do quite a few things, but more often than not it interferes with my shows since they can be booked a year in advance. Sometimes it works out and sometimes it doesn't.

EXAMINER: Speaking of iconic, was the Wonder Woman costume uncomfortable to work in?

LYNDA CARTER: No, it actually was not {laughing}. Not anymore than a one piece bathing suit would be. It was basically a boustier that was not uncomfortable.

EXAMINER: How do you manage to stay so beautiful and look exactly the same (she is 59)?

LYNDA CARTER: Oh, I don't...I don't. I'm just doing the best I can just like everybody else. I work out for like 45 minutes (not 2 hours).

I keep my skin out of the sun, my face in particular. I mosey along just like everyone else. I'm not saying I would never have plastic surgery, but I'm pretty inclined not to.

EXAMINER: As far as the new Wonder Woman series - it doesn't matter how they revive it, or if it is successful or not with the new casting, you will always be the one and only Wonder Woman.

But please know that fans are buzzing that they would love to see you guest or cameo on that new series.

LYNDA CARTER: I will definitely consider that since I've talked to David Kelley about the new series and wished him success.

My place in TV history is not in jeopardy, this is just a continuation of a character and not a replacement.

Growing up in Arizona and working in Los Angeles, she resides in the MD/DC area and loves the east coast weather. "I love the change of the seasons, when the spring flowers come out," said Carter.

I wanted to know how she rated Maryland's seafood, and she boasts that she never eats crabs outside of Maryland. "If crab cakes are on the menu at any other place, I just go right by them because you can only eat crabs or crab cakes in Maryland," added Carter. Carter is a fan of reality TV and has been approached by Dancing with the Stars, but turned them down by feeling that she doesn't want to be picked apart. Being in recovery for alcoholism since 1997, Carter will take part in a fundraiser for women in recovery in Havre de Grace, MD next week (the event is sold out). That, to me, is probably her secret weapon. Check out Lynda Carter's new CD and come out to meet her. She truly is a WONDERful WOMAN!

5.5.2011 Lynda Carter on Better.TV

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" Doesn't make you feel to see so many different generation still remembering still have such fond memories of of you and then of wonder woman I mean. The lasting impression. "

" ask you -- it's kind of astounding to me because I a it always amazes me when -- younger generation really knows about the character and how I played it. And now others will be a new one coming up. Which -- it and I think many people expected me not to be kind of behind it but I really down. I think it needs this story needs to be whole again I mean my position is protected I think it -- the first wonder woman. And that's never going away that that was thirty years ago -- and and I think it needs to be the story need to be passed down to another generation let's talk about how the girl they chose is a wonderful time. Adrian public -- sound pretty well how what are your thoughts on -- is a good choice. Well I do. I think that she's gorgeous and I think she's category five hits the and I understand it you know I think it's safe with David. Who get out in the field I'm sure we'll be good script and and I'm really hit anything any -- they -- and we talked about it and I couldn't tell if it. Final -- to the -- and it may be now if need be later this week is always you -- all about the with a new show. A consultant wouldn't be the right would be the right word we talk to them. And IA. And he always he always said I think a little bit surprised at first. Of of how much people love wonder woman and how connected I wife's character. And does so we had a few laughs everybody that I can't say I can't walk down the street without someone asking me who is beginning to see what yes so yet there's a lot of interesting and it. What do you what do you think of and it cost him because they made that big change is the little robbery looking I feel like you like. Well I think they'd made a few changes on camera with that and say I also think it was trying to update it and make it a little long modern and a little less. But the hair on the warmonger that -- you can -- online how you've got to tell you yes sir and let them but I mean I love my customize yeah it's -- costume but. So you know I'm I'm open to. What's gonna happen and you never know how we'll change before we go we have the talk about your your new studio album as is your third album is a crazy little thing it'll say okay he's missing an age of fourteen I -- and that's been happening on the net. I hit five CBS specials and then -- seventies early eighties. With that rate Charleston. I than lance specials and me and say you can sing and weird -- innocent and I into the spring and it. I'm really -- you're clapping their hands so I lied to gradually since two may be missing for later don't forget to pick up a copy of crazy little things are new studio album congratulations thank you so much."

Hot Topics: Lynda Carter

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Lynda Carter talks about her beauty secrets and her song dedications on her new album in this edition of Hot Topics.

Video|Tue, 3 May 2011|


I Melted for Wonder Woman
By A.S. Hamrah
May 3, 2011 | 7:13 p.m

"You look hot." The first words Lynda Carter spoke to me were a variation of the same ones I had spent more than 30 years waiting to say to her.

But Ms. Carter did not mean "hot" that way. What she meant was that I was a mess, and sweating.

By the time my long wait to meet her was over—it ended at the Thalia restaurant in midtown on a humid afternoon last Wednesday—I was in rough shape.  

I had had a few decades to prepare for this interview with Wonder Woman.

When I finally got the chance, the one superpower I possess kicked in—my ability to melt when the dew point hits 60.

The closet thing I resembled to a superhero was Frosty the Snowman, in warm weather, two eyes made out of coal swimming in a pool of water.  

I had just gotten off a delayed flight at J.F.K.

Sitting at the bar waiting for Ms. Carter, wearing the same clothes I had been in for the past 28 hours,

during which time I had not slept because the guy sitting next to me on the plane spent the flight jabbing me with his elbow while playing video games on an iPad,

I could not be trusted to hold a door for her, much less coherently discuss her days as Wonder Woman on television,

her singing gig at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Allen Room or her new recording, Crazy Little Things.

Where was the bartender with that soda water I ordered?

Before he could deliver it, Ms. Carter appeared in the doorway of the restaurant, silhouetted by the noon sun streaming in from Eighth Avenue, outlined like a four-color drawing in a comic book but in 3-D.

It is fair to say that Ms. Carter, at age 59, looks as naturally stunning as she did on TV in the 1970s.

Clad in a short black leather jacket over a powder-blue scooped-neck dress tailored to the knee, and wearing heels that added to her 5-foot-10-inch height,

she looked as long-limbed as ever, her eyes as blue and her hair as brown-black, ready to break into the famous twirl that turned Diana Prince into Wonder Woman.

Ms. Carter invented that spinning-top move when the producers of her TV show couldn't figure out how she could make the transition from secretary to superhero.

As my 11-year-old self was giving the present-day me a high five for being on the precipice of having lunch with Wonder Woman, the maitre d' led us to a corner table.

Seated next to Ms. Carter, I promptly resumed sweating. It was right after the waiter delivered a cold bottle of mineral water that she told me I looked hot.

Before I even had to restrain myself from saying "not compared to you," Ms. Carter shut me up by picking up the cold green bottle and applying it to the back of my neck.

"This is an old trick from movie sets," she explained in her slight Arizona accent. "There are a lot of hot lights when you're on set, and this is something that will cool you right off.

Now go ahead, ask me anything," she offered, holding the bottle of mineral water firmly in place.

Her graciousness was completely disarming.

After I got over my initial reaction, which was that Wonder Woman was about to break a bottle over my head, or at least pour its contents over me, all thoughts of asking her tough questions disappeared.

Just like the Wonder Woman theme song says she can do, she had made a hawk a dove, although "hawk" in this case is stretching it.  

I knew at that moment that I would not be asking her about her husband's trouble with the law during the BCCI banking scandal in late 1980s Washington

(he was fully acquitted in 1992), nor about her struggle with alcohol (People magazine reported she stopped drinking in 2008, adding that in admitting her problem,

the former Wonder Woman had "turned the 'Lasso of Truth' on herself").

I knew I would not ask Ms. Carter about those things even though banking scandals and drinking too much are subjects of great,

even inordinate interest to New Yorkers, and even though her unexpected carefree quality made me wish I'd met her when she was on the sauce. 

As long as she held the bottle on my neck, I had trouble asking her anything, even what it was like to sing "The Rubberband Man" to Kermit the Frog on The Muppet Show in 1980.

I wish I had asked that, because when I went to see her perform at the Allen Room last Friday night,

I found out Ms. Carter opens her show with that song, and that she and her six-piece band and her three backup singers hold their own against the original version by the Spinners.

I also had a question about her 1977 appearance on Battle of the Network Stars.

It is for the best I did not ask that one, either, because it probably would have made her as uncomfortable as watching Howard Cosell drool over her in a bathing suit

made me when I saw that show with my mother and my sister in the house I grew up in.

Our living room was not a great setting in which to have what turned out to be formative thoughts about the opposite sex.

Ms. Carter's 10-year spell as the spokesmodel for Maybelline Moisture Whip cosmetics was another subject I did not broach,

even though back then I was transfixed by the way she said the word "moisture" in those TV commercials.   

Eventually, I was able to ask Ms. Carter the kind of questions she has been asked a million times by every shmo she has ever had to meet.

We talked about Wonder Woman. I nerdishly pointed out that hers is the only definitive performance as a superhero by any actor.

While several actors come to mind if you mention Batman or Superman, I continued, digging myself in deeper, there is only one Wonder Woman, and she is it. 

She admitted that no one had ever put it to her quite that way before, and took the opportunity to bring up Adrianne Palicki, the actress chosen to play Wonder Woman in David E. Kelley's new series, and to wish her well.

I scoffed at Ms. Palicki's rubber tights and upside-down tiara headband. Ms. Carter suggested that different times demand different costumes, but that "the message of Wonder Woman is eternal."

"I see Wonder Woman in every woman," Ms. Carter told me.

"I saw her in my grandmother, who was 4-foot-11 but was a force to be reckoned with.

I thought I had a big responsibility when I created the character, this character that came out of a time in the 1940s when women all of a sudden got to be more independent and do things on their own.

My feeling about it is that the first Wonder Woman is not going away.

I'm not in danger of losing my place in history. I'm glad it's being redone for a new generation. It'll be great."

Ms. Carter's place in pop culture history is assured in more ways than one.

Diana Prince-style eyewear adorns the faces of hipster girls and their avatars in American Apparel ads.

Digital technology and YouTube have allowed her fans to re-edit Wonder Woman segments like the artist Dara Birnbaum did in 1978 in her groundbreaking video,

Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman, but to less high-minded ends.

Ms. Birnbaum's video is in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art and was featured last November in an exhibition at the Tate Modern in London,

where the British arts publisher Afterall released a whole book about it,

featuring color plates of Ms. Carter as Diana Prince transforming into Wonder Woman.

Fan videos with titles like "Lynda Carter Looking Great in Blouses and Dresses" will never make it in the art world, but do testify to Ms. Carter's enduring appeal.  

Her show Friday night at Jazz at Lincoln Center was spirited and not nostalgic.

She only mentioned Wonder Woman once, to get it out of the way.

Through the massive window of the Allen Room, I could see the CNN clock behind Ms. Carter while she sang songs by Al Green and the Eagles and night fell over Central Park.

Onstage Ms. Carter, all in black, wore a thick black belt that emphasized her slimness the same way her Wonder Woman costume did.

The numbers changed on the clock, but she seemed eternal, like the character she played when I was young.





Lynda Carter: Therapy Should Be Mandatory for New Stars

By Rob Shuter  Posted May 2nd 2011 10:06AM

'Wonder Woman' icon Lynda Carter knows a thing or two about fame and its costs and now has a simple solution for those aspiring entertainers who suddenly find themselves uber-famous: seek counseling.

"I think the one thing the Screen Actors Guild should do is, when fame first hits you, that you are required to go to therapy," she told me on my HDNet show on Saturday.

"Because everybody loves you. Until you realize, no, they don't really love you. They love the character and the persona. They love that. But you can't get all over yourself."

Lynda, 59, admitted that when she became famous she got a "big head," thinking she was "all that," but after battling alcoholism a few years ago, the actress is back on track.

"It's a burden," she said of fame, before sharing a story about having to wear a disguise when she dropped her son off at college because he was afraid of how other students would react to his superhero mom.

"When my son went to college, [he] said 'you don't have to go with me when I go in.' So I said, 'Oh it's 'The W.' How about I come and I wear a disguise?'" she recalls.

"So I went out and bought this great short blonde wig and I walked in and he looked at me and I said, 'good isn't it?' And he said 'yea it's good.' I knew secretly he was delighted. I wore it and not one person recognized me."

On the 'Wonder Woman' reboot, Lynda couldn't be happier with the choice of Adrianne Palicki to play the character that made her famous.

"I don't feel like I'm being replaced," Lynda said. "I feel the story needs to be retold."

To watch my full interview with the TV legend, who has just released a CD 'Crazy Little Things,' a mix of tunes featuring rock, soul, and country music, catch a re-airing of 'Naughty But Nice' Monday or Tuesday at 2:30 PM ET.


by Sharon Katz

Lynda Carter Still a Wonder Woman

April 26, 2011 12:55 PM ED' Lynda Carter might not be television's Wonder Woman any more but that hasn't stopped her from starting a frightening, brand new career as a singer. Even without her sexy costume, gold bracelets, and invisible airplane, Carter is still a Wonder Woman.

Today her new album, "Crazy Little Things," will be released to the public.

The album consists of a mixture of tunes. Lynda sings some rock, soul, and even country on her new venture as songstress.

She will also be performing at The Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center in the Time Warner Center on Friday, April 29, and Saturday, April 30, 7:30 p.m. in New York.

Nothing will stop this super hero from doing what she has to do.

This morning Lynda Carter appeared on Good Day New York and spoke about her Wonder Woman days and how she feels that critics believe that no one will ever be able to replace her.

Carter laughed a little when she admitted that she had heard these remarks before but being the class act that she is she asked the public to please give the new Wonder Woman and the television show a chance to succeed.

Lynda feels that the Wonder Woman story should be retold again so people can see that there are strong women out there.

Wonder Woman is one of the best role models around for young girls and even for young boys. Let's hope that the new version will be as good as the original. In the mean time take a look at Lynda's appearance this morning and see how beautiful Lynda Carter still is. Not just physically beautiful but beautiful deep down where it counts.

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April 29-30, 2011


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May 29, 2011
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Lynda will sing at the
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New York City

6pm, May 2, 2011

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May 18, 2011

Father Martin's Ashley
Women in Recovery Luncheon

The 4th Annual
Women in Recovery Luncheon(SOLD OUT)Honoring Lynda Carter
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Lynda on The Talk, CBS, April 18


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AIDS Walk Washington

October 2, 2010

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National Law Enforcement
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October 14, 2010

National Building Museum

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Honoring the Promise Benefit
Susan G. Komen for the Cure

October 16, 2010

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New CD

Lynda and her band are working hard this summer
on a new CD. Stay tuned for release date.


Wonder Woman #600

You've heard that DC Comic's Wonder Woman has a fabulous new outfit, but did you know Lynda wrote an introductory essay?


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Daylight Saving Time ends on November 7 at 2:00 am!  Remember to turn back your clocks one hour! The 5k walk begins at 10:00 am Eastern Standard Time!



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Spirit Day honors the teenagers who had taken their own lives in recent weeks. But just as importantly, it's also a way to show the hundreds of thousands of LGBT youth who face the same pressures and bullying, that there is a vast community of people who support them.

Purple symbolizes 'spirit' on the rainbow flag, a symbol for LGBT Pride that was created by Gilbert Baker in 1978.

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Wearing purple on October 20 is a simple way to show the world that you stand by these courageous young people and a simple way to stand UP to the bullies. Remember those lives we've tragically lost--including Tyler Clementi, Zach Harrington, Asher Brown, Seth Walsh, Justin Aaberg, Raymond Chase, Billy Lucas and Cody J. Barker--and show your solidarity with those who are still fighting. 'Go Purple' today!  

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The veteran reporter and A & E host and the former Miss USA and Wonder Woman actress were on hand Thursday night for the event celebrating the groundbreaking for the National Law Enforcement Museum in Washington.

Bill Kurtis and Lynda Carter Appear at the National Law Enforcement Gala


Lynda Carter Lynda Carter, the singing actress best known for her work on the TV series "Wonder Woman," will bring her new concert act to Feinstein's at Loews Regency next month.

who played Matron "Mama" Morton in the London company of Chicago, will offer Wicked Cool at the Manhattan nightspot Nov. 9-13.

Lynda Carter has been singing since she was 14 years old, and was first recognized globally as a singer in the late 1970s when she released her first album "Portrait," and sang two of its songs in the 1979 "Wonder Woman" episode, "Amazon Hot Wax." In the same year, she sold out the London Palladium within hours of tickets going on sale. She released her second solo album, "At Last," 30 years later, which reached number six in the US Billboard charts, and has recently toured the US playing venues including New York's Feinstein's at Loews Regency and Lincoln Center and the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. In addition, she has produced and starred in five Emmy Award-winning TV specials.


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I want to thank everyone who
came out to the Washington
DC AIDS Walk today. We had
over 10,000 people walking
with us.


The Return Of ‘Wonder Woman?’
Linda Lee

Word out is that a new Wonder Woman TV Series is in the works.

You might remember that in the late 1970s, the New Adventures of Wonder Woman made Lynda Carter a household name for her portrayal of the iconic female.Who would make a great new Wonder Woman?




Walking Wonders Clinic launches community partners program for AIDS Walk, announces Lynda Carter as grand marshal by Yusef Najafi On TV, she fought crime as Wonder Woman.

In real life, longtime D.C.-area resident Lynda Carter is serving yet again as a hero, this time as the grand marshal for the 24th AIDS Walk,

stepping off from Freedom Plaza on Saturday, Oct. 2.

''This city has been my home for many years and I have become very familiar with the work the [Whitman-Walker] Clinic does, from free HIV testing to full health care services,'' said Carter in an Aug. 3 WWC release announcing her participation.

''As an actress, I have experienced playing a beloved action figure, but true heroic work is what Whitman-Walker Clinic does every day.

I encourage everyone in DC to take part in this great event.'' David Mallory, director of AIDS Walk, says organizers are hoping to raise $1 million with the 2010 event.

''We think it is certainly doable,'' he says. ''Last year we finished around $890,000, which in a down economy was really kind of heartening for us.''

To help reach that goal and to broaden the scope of AIDS Walk, WWC is changing the way it produces the annual walk by opening the door to ''community partners.'

' These other D.C.-area HIV/AIDS organizations will help produce the event in return for keeping half the money they raise. ''It's an opportunity for these other HIV/AIDS organizations to raise funds that they need, to reach out to their supporters, their donors, so that we can all come together as one community on Oct. 2 for the walk.'' WWC will announce those organizations participating as community partners at a later date. Mallory says so far the clinic is ''getting a good response.'' Unlike the Community Partners program employed by Capital Pride annually - an arrangement begun when the clinic was managing the LGBT celebration - Mallory says organizations will not have to make an ''up-front investment'' to participate as a partner with AIDS Walk.

''All the money that they're going to receive back is going to be based solely on the amount of money that their team members raise,'' he says. ''It might somehow dilute [WWC's] fundraising effort, but we thought the positive really outweighed any kind of concern about that because I think we're reaching out to whole new audience.''

The 2010 AIDS Walk is scheduled to begin at 8:15 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Freedom Plaza. Walk registration is $25; timed-run registration is $35.

For more information, to register, or to become a community partner, call 202-332-WALK or visit aidswalkwashington.org.

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Change Their Minds and Change the World
The Washington Blade
, September 30
Joey DiGugilelmo talks with Lynda about the
AIDS Walk, gay rights and Wonder Woman and
her next CD

Walking Wonder
Metro Weekly
, August 5
Whitman Walker Clinic announces Lynda as
Grand Marshal for AIDS Walk Washington

Wonder Woman Gets a Makeover
ABC News, Saturday, June 30
Lynda appears in a TV interview with Sharyn Alfonsi
to discuss Wonder Woman's mighty makeover

Impact: Make One
WUSA9, CBS, 8pm, Saturday, June 5
Lynda appears in this TV special in support of the
Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure

Catching up with Lynda Carter
LX New York
Video Interview with Jane Hanson

Lynda Carter Star of Gala at the State Theatre
My Central New Jersey

Lynda Carter, actriz estadounidense que
protagonizo La Mujer Maravilla
Radio Interview with WRadio

Lynda Carter Returns to her First Love
Montgomery Life Magazine, May/June

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Celebrity Interviews: Lynda Carter
Talks Wonder Woman
TV Guide
Watch Video Interview



Feinstein's at
Loews Regency

New York, New York

November 9-13, 2010


Garrick Theatre Charing Cross Road West End, London, UK September 17-18, 2010

Charing Cross Road

West End, London, UK

September 17-18, 2010

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"Lynda Carter is a dynamo on stage. What she does is sing and dance and she's dynamite at both." - Barry Morrison, Denver Post

"Lynda Carter was outstanding. She has a strong fluid voice with an impressive range." - Dennis Hunt, L.A. Times

"Lynda Carter is a Wonder Woman. The crowds love her and the girl is talented. - The Hollywood Reporter

"A Wonder Woman on stage as a musical performer..." -LasVegasSun

"Dynamic.....A lavish show spectacle." Suzy Kalter, People Magazine

Best known for winning our hearts as Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter is an accomplished singer who has performed to rave reviews before sell-out crowds around the world.

In addition to her long acting career, Lynda has had the distinction of producing and starring in five highly rated network televisions specials. She has appeared onstage with Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Kenny Rogers, Bob Hope, George Benson and Ben Vereen.


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Lynda Carter


Tuesday, June 15 2010 3:00pm


- Northern Quest Casino and Resort - Pend Oreille Pavilion

Tickets: $40

Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend.

Best known for her role as TV's Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter takes to the stage singing classics like

"It Don't Mean a Thing If It Aint Got That Swing," Could it Be Magic," "Let's Stay Together" and "Love the One You're With."

100 N Hayford Rd - Airway Heights, WA 99001 - 509.242.7000

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Tickets may be purchased by calling the Northern Quest at 1.877.871.6772 (NQRC), or through Ticketswest at any ticket outlet, online at Ticketswest.com or by calling 1.800.325.SEAT (7328).



POTOMAC, MARYLAND (WUSA)-- From super heroine to Susan G. Komen pioneer, Lynda Carter used her star power to spread a strong message from the beginning.

Photos: Race for the Cure 2010

She tells Angie Goff, 'We've come a long long way and we've saved a lot of womens' lives.'

Her superhuman efforts empowered off the screen in a fight that wasn't popular at the time.

Related: Lynda Carter performs at the Kennedy Center

Carter remembers 'You can't believe it now but people use to make fun of 'breast' if you said 'breast.' When I testified before Congress I was asked not to say 'breast' in talking about breast cancer trying to get funding for the NIH.'

Back then, Carter says they just wanted $25,000 for breast cancer funding. She found getting support was tough from Congress to the commercial sector.

'When we tried to get Race for the Cure money for it, Playtex and all these other companies, Revlon, they all said well, we really don't want that kind of an image for our product, Carter recalls.

Today is a different story in stores. From candy, tools, soda pop, blenders and fashion couture, it appears everyone now is thinking pink.

In the last 28 years, Komen has become the global leader of the breast cancer movement, investing more than $1.5 billion in research.

Carter says she was very honored to be a part of it but 'It was really fueled by Nancy Brinker, without her none of it would've have happened.'

The actor and singer believes the cure will be found, but with a daughter of her own now she looks at the next generation to get in on the fight.

'We did a lot of work and now it'll be their turn to do a lot of work, they don't need to be grateful they can just take what we've done and improve on it.'

Written by Angie Goff


LYNDA CARTER...'Pioneering Sister of Race for the Cure'

Using Her Powers: Lynda Carter for Komen

I had the pleasure of sitting down and chatting with 'Wonder Woman' herself, Lynda Carter in her gorgeous Potomac home.

We talked about her strong stand against breast cancer and being a 'pioneering sister' in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. She recalls the time she was told not to use the word 'breast' when testifying before Congress. Oh how far we have come!



Wonder Woman Gets a Makeover

You may not recognize the most famous female superhero in her new costume.

Impact: Make One

WUSA9, CBS, 8pm, Saturday, June 5

Lynda appears in this TV special in support of the Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure


Catching up with Lynda Carter

LX New York

Video Interview with Jane Hanson


Lynda Carter "Phenomenal" at State Theatre Gala...



LYNDA Carter, 58, played Wonder Woman in the hit 1970s TV show - and it was an experience that changed her life, as she tells Simon Button...

"Here I am on the Warner Brothers backlot in 1978, filming an episode of Wonder Woman with the legendary cowboy actor Roy Rogers.

He guest-starred in that episode as a rancher who was in danger from the bad guys, and Wonder Woman swooped in to save the day - as she always used to do.

Working with Roy was a thrill because I was a huge fan, and I still have the script he signed for me.

Experiences like that are just one example of how Wonder Woman changed my life.

Before that I'd sung in bands during high school, and at age 21 I'd got through to the semi-finals of Miss World.

I wasn't bothered that I didn't win - I wasn't really the beauty queen type and I couldn't imagine having a chaperone and going around the world with a crown and banner, so I moved to Los Angeles to take up acting.

I managed to get a few small roles but then the part of Linda Prince and her alter ego Princess Diana came along and after that it was like 'Pow!'

We were on the air from 1975 until 1979 and I found it tremendous fun to do.

I had to stay in shape, because when you're wearing a costume like that you can't be eating doughnuts, but I was in my twenties and I had the body for it - which I totally took for granted.

Looking back, my outfit was fairly modest, at least by modern standards. Sure it was tight, but it wasn't like I was in a bikini.

I guess it was a little silly though. I mean, who would really run around fighting crime in boots and a one-piece bathing suit?

I think the show was so popular because it played to the notion of having a strong, secret self.

We were all surprised when it got cancelled, because we were doing so well in the ratings.

I recently heard that the studio head at the time was an insecure fellow and someone teased him about his line-up of comic book shows.

They said something like, 'We'll have to start calling you the superhero network,' and after that he apparently cancelled them all - but who knows if that's true?

Wonder Woman seems so far away now, but I'm grateful to it because it led to a lot of other work, and now I've been able to go back to my first love, which is singing.

I'm making albums and doing live shows now - and no, I don't sing the Wonder Woman theme, but I do sometimes have the band play it when I come on stage. I 'm loving performing because it's less time-consuming than acting.

You do your show and then you're done, which means I get to spend more time with my family, and that's what means the most to me.

Lynda Carter's album At Last is out now. For more information log on to www.lyndacartersings.com.



On May 22, the State Theatre Benefit Gala 2010, That's Entertainment! A Las Vegas Experience featuring Lynda Carter honored Dr. Norman Reitman and raised $520,000 for the nonprofit performing arts center.

Additionally, the State Theatre distributed its first "Leadership in the Arts Award" to retiring president Wesley Brustad.

The Gala festivities, which included dinner and dancing at The Heldrich hotel, also included an authentic casino experience with a variety of gaming tables, raffles, and opportunities to win prizes.

The Gala Chairs were Ann. H. Asbaty, Senior Vice President, National Accounts, CIGNA, and Efrem B. Dlugacz, Vice President, Total Rewards and Health Resources, Johnson & Johnson.

"An incredible Gala Committee and Theatre staff with the support of our individual patrons and corporate sponsors created the magic again.

The beneficiaries, of course, are the arts in Central New Jersey and the educations programs sponsored by the State Theatre," commented Gala co-chairs Efrem Dlugacz and Ann Asbaty. "In a time when special event attendance and funding seem to be waning, we were thrilled to be busting at the seams in The Heldrich hotel.

The State Theatre grossed over half a million dollars with this event, allowing the Theatre to finish its fiscal year solidly in the black.

This was in no small part due to Dr. Norman Reitman, our honoree of the evening. If ever there was a man who symbolizes all that is good about New Brunswick and its environs, it is Dr. Reitman.

We were proud to stand with him in service to our community," added Wes Brustad, State Theatre President & CEO.'

Brustad, who is retiring this year, was also presented with an award at this year's Gala.

The State Theatre Board of Trustees awarded Brustad with a "Leadership Award in the Arts" award for his years of service to the arts community in New Jersey and around the country. More than 550 patrons attended the Black-Tie Dinner Dance at New Brunswick's The Heldrich hotel.

Among the attendees were community, arts, business and civic leaders from central New Jersey and around the state.

The State Theatre Benefit Gala 2010 committee included (Trustee Vice Chairman/Gala Co-chair) Ann H. Asbaty of Randolph; (Trustee/Gala Co-chair) Efrem B. Dlugacz of Princeton;

Madiha Boraie and Karla Brustad of Milltown; Diane Garback of North Brunswick; Cathy Gombas of East Brunswick; (Trustee) Bill Herman of Clifton; Carolyn and Dave Horn of Hillsborough; (Trustee)

Patricia Howard of Manalapan; (Trustee Chairman) Andrew J. Markey of Basking Ridge; Hon. Cathy Nicola of North Brunswick; (Trustee Treasurer) Morton Plawner of Monroe Twp; and Lisa Rapolas of Somerset.

The State Theatre Benefit Gala 2010 Honoree was Dr. Norman Reitman. Dr. Reitman, an alumnus of both Rutgers College and NYU Medical School, has been a patron of the State Theatre since its doors opened in 1921.

After starting his medical practice in 1938, Reitman developed a solo practice into Cardiology Associates of New Brunswick, a partnership of 11 physicians.

Thank you to all the sponsors that made this happen, including ACS, a Xerox Company; BNY Mellon; CIGNA; Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey;

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies; PSE&G, Russell and Stephanie Deyo; Mercer; and Towers Watson; to name a few.

Photo by Kyle D. Barker.


The State Theatre presents That's Entertainment! A Las Vegas Experience, everything Vegas in 90 minutes, and featuring Las Vegas headliner Lynda Carter, for the State Theatre's 22nd Annual Benefit Gala on …

Lynda Carter

Lynda Carter

The State Theatre presents That's Entertainment! A Las Vegas Experience, everything Vegas in 90 minutes, and featuring Las Vegas headliner Lynda Carter, for the State Theatre's 22nd Annual Benefit Gala on Saturday, May 22, 2010. The Gala festivities begin at 5pm and the performance featuring Lynda Carter will begin at 6pm. The night will host an authentic casino experience with a variety of gaming tables, raffles, and opportunities to win several fabulous prizes throughout the evening. Guests will enjoy cocktail style dining, reserved seating, open bar, dancing, and live entertainment. Ticket prices for the concert only range from$20-$50. Patron tickets for the Gala Ballroom are $650. Patron tickets for Christopher's Cabaret are $325. For Gala tickets please call the Development Office at 732-247-7200, ext. 512.

The 2010 State Theatre Benefit Gala Honoree is Dr. Norman Reitman. The Leadership Award in the Arts will be presented to Wes Brustad, retiring State Theatre President & CEO. The Gala Chairs are Ann. H. Asbaty, Senior Vice President, National Accounts, CIGNA, and Efrem B. Dlugacz, Vice President, Total Rewards and Health Resources, Johnson & Johnson.

That's Entertainment! A Las Vegas Experience offers guests spellbinding cirque acts, sidesplitting standup comedy by Vinnie Brand, enchanting ballroom dancers, magician Elliot Zimet, and Las Vegas headliner Lynda Carter.

About the Artists

Lynda Carter

Las Vegas headliner Lynda Carter, well-known for her acting career as Wonder Woman, has been singing since she took part in the school talent show at 5 years old in her hometown of Phoenix, AZ. Since then, she has guest-starred and starred in many network television specials including The Jackson Show alongside Michael Jackson and family; the CBS specials, Lynda Carter's Special with Kenny Rogers and Celebration with guest star Ray Charles; and TNT's A Very Special Christmas, among others. More recently, Carter toured with her own cabaret show, An Intimate Evening with Lynda Carter. People Magazine says "Lynda is a knockout with lots of talent. She sings, she dances and makes you smile."

Daniella Jack, contortionist

Contortionist Daniella Jack made her debut at the age of 4 in the off Broadway show, PT Barnum. Since then she has entertained for many stars including P. Diddy, Qaasim, Gloria Gaynor, and Sally Field. Her appearances include the Late Show with David Letterman, halftime at Madison Square Garden, the NYC Columbus Day Parade, and the Tribeca Film Festival.

Elliot Zimet, magician

Elliot Zimet is renowned for his unique high-energy performance style and modern spin on magic. America's Got Talent judges proclaimed Zimet "a breath of fresh air in the magic world." He has electrified audiences everywhere from the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas to Madison Square Garden. He has hosted Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's Three Ring Adventure and starred in VH1's Fabulous Life ...Celebrities in Las Vegas. Other appearances include MTV's The Gamekillers, Sugababes' hit music video Ugly, SummerStage in Central Park, and Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' annual Hamptons White Party.

Cirque-Tacular Entertainment, aerialists

Cirque-Tacular Entertainment is New York's premiere creator of new American circus and variety productions. They have performed throughout the world in over 70 countries, before both live audiences and through appearances on major television networks. As an agency, Cirque-Tacular represents more than 200 of the nation's finest specialty artists. Under the leadership of Tad Emptage, and supported by the work of core members MelissaMarie Wilhelm and Aaron Bonventre, the group is now complemented by 20 resident performer-creators. Collectively, these entertainers are at the leading edge of the new American vaudeville movement.

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Lynda Carter star of gala at the State Theatre

By Karyn D. Collins - Correspondent

What's a Wonder Woman to do?

Some stars never get entirely comfortable being known as pop culture icons, wearing their unique status as if they were sentenced to a burdensome eternity of wearing someone else's suit.

Then there are stars like Lynda Carter.

As television's "Wonder Woman," Lynda Carter will forever be remembered as a super hero with the star-spangled leotard ,,, And she's OK with that.

As television's "Wonder Woman" from 1975-79, Carter will perhaps forever be remembered as the super hero with the star-spangled leotard, cuff bracelets, boots and headband. And Carter is OK with that.

"I think she's great. She's a fantastic character. She's a joyful memory for people, and I'm all for that," Carter said during a telephone interview.

"I've always embraced her. I think that it would be way too much work and negativity to do anything other than that." That doesn't mean that Carter is stuck in the '70s. She's moved on.

Her appearance on Saturday as the headliner for the State Theate's annual gala is as Lynda Carter, the singer. It's a part of her career that the entertainer said has always been there, even during the "Wonder Woman" days. "I've always been a singer. I joined a band at 15; we played high school dances. I got with a better band, and we were playing college campuses. And then after high school, I joined a band and we played in Vegas and traveled all over the country," said Carter, whose resume also includes singing commercial jingles and doing back-up session work. "Even during the 'Wonder Woman' years, I was singing on television specials." And after the "Wonder Woman" years, there were dozens of other appearances on television.But Carter's singing career has been undergoing something of a renaissance lately.

In 2007, she began touring a cabaret act, playing major venues including Feinstein's At Loews Regency in New York, Jazz at Lincoln Center and The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. She followed that tour with the 2009 release of her jazz and blues-flavored CD, "At Last," her first release since her 1978 album, "Portrait."

Despite the 31-year gap between releases, Carter insisted there was no double meaning to the title of her latest CD. After all, she said, it wasn't as if she hadn't remained busy performing during that time. It's just that she opted not to focus on recording or touring because of the time it would have taken away from her family while her two kids were growing up, she said.

"Honestly, I just loved the song ('At Last'), and I had been doing it during my concerts for a while," she said. "It wasn't a last minute thing. It wasn't about satisfying some marketing idea." More than a comeback, Carter said the CD and current tour are a re-affirmation of a part of her career and of herself. "I'm just focused right now on doing what it is that I want to do and less of what someone else thinks it is I should do," Carter said. She added she's planning to go into the studio soon to record a new CD with the musicians in her band. Said Carter, "I'm really excited about where I am these days. And the show is just a great show. We just go out there and have a blast."

As television's "Wonder Woman," Lynda Carter will forever be remembered as a super hero with the star-spangled leotard ,,, And she's OK with that.


Lynda Carter Talks Wonder Woman

Actress and singer Lynda Carter talks about her new album, Sandra Bullock as her choice to play Wonder Woman and if she'd make a cameo in a Wonder Woman movie.


Lynda Carter, actriz estadounidense que protagonizo La Mujer Maravilla

Radio Interview with WRadio


WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)-- Angie Goff joins Lynda Carter to talk about what's next for Wonder Woman.

"It's a part of me," Carter says, in her Washington home, looking at the hardware that made her an American icon.

What many people don't know is that it was her singing that brought her to Hollywood. After winning Miss World USA, Carter landed the biggest role of her life, the most powerful woman on the planet.

She was told behind the scenes to keep her passion quiet. Carter says, "People said, 'If you wanna be an actress, you can't tell them you're a singer. They don't want a singer that wants to act.'"

Carter defied critics, doing 5 specials for CBS and collaborating with the likes of Tom Jones, Ray Charles, and others.

She then gave it all up to raise her family, until five years ago.

Talking about her singing, she says, "It's the only way I know of to show the pieces and the parts of me." Carter has since performed from London to the Lincoln Center. Her recent album 'At Last' was #6 on Billboard. o what I do in the recording studio and on stage is to connect with people."

This weekend she has her chance at home, performing her new show "Crazy Little Things" at the Kennedy Center. She knows to expect a fan base for what she's most famous for.

"Maybe that's what will make them curious, 'I wonder what she sounds like. 'I wonder if she can really sing.' So I think it's all good I just embrace it.'

Lynda Carter Performs at the Kennedy Center

WUSA 9 News Now

Lynda Carter performs Crazy Little Things at the Kennedy Center May 8, 2010. To see more on her future shows visit LyndaCarterSings.com


It's not everyday an American icon opens his or her door to a roving reporter but with great kindness Lynda Carter welcomed me into her home.

Her mansion was a like a museum... an abundance of family and ancestry portraits, stones from Mexico, dolls from Korea, Wonder Woman pillow here... Wonder Woman statue there.

The wow factor wasn't tough to find... her impressive 'wall of fame' featured Carter framed with everybody from Prince Charles to Michael Jackson, Bob Hope, Jimmy Carter.

I couldn't stop thinking of all the amazing stories that must've come with those moments. We decided on her piano room for the sit down interview since music would be the main topic of our conversation.

Carter talked about her upcoming performance at the Kennedy Center this weekend and revealed there's a new album in the works.

We talked songwriting, family (laughed about how kids use to call her son 'wonder boy' in school), charity and how she hopes there's a wonder woman in all of us.

Of course we got to see those famous bracelets, the headband and the magic lasso too! Stay tuned for when my one-on-one with Lynda airs on WUSA9 TV this week.


Lynda Carter set for cabaret-style show at Kennedy Center

By: Emily Cary

Special to the Examiner

Lynda Carter is gearing up for another Billboard blockbuster. Direct from two nights at the Lincoln Center's Allen Room, the Wonder Woman of television fame returns to the Kennedy Center for "Crazy Little Things," an evening of memorable hits from the great American songbook.

Lynda Carter's 'Crazy Little Things'

Where: Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater

When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday

Info: $35 to $75; 202-467-4600; kennedy-center.org

Her first album, "At Last," rang up at No. 8 on Billboard shortly after its release last season.

That potpourri of a dozen songs that tantalize and reverberate with gorgeous melodies and imaginative arrangements will be followed shortly by a second album incorporating some of the numbers Carter has prepared for Saturday's cabaret show.

"These are all songs I love to sing, and the title comes from my sense of humor," she said. "I love variation, so I chose music from a variety of genres. They aren't covers, but are reimagined and put into different contexts.

It was hard to narrow down the choices even though the whole band participates. I give them arrangements I've directed, then we toss around ideas, throwing out some and keeping the best.

" 'Locomotion' is one of my favorites in the program. It's not done the old way, but in a slow groove with a back beat.

I have a very different take on Al Green's 'Let's Stay Together,' another on 'Up on the Roof,' and I add a country favorite with Patsy Cline's 'Walkin' After Midnight.' "

Carter's repertoire is so deep and flexible, she often readjusts the program from night to night as the occasion warrants. When she first comes on stage, she takes stock of the audience, connects immediately, then launches into a number that best fits the mood.

Blessed with an enormous range and interpretive chops, she has been singing every style from country to classical since beginning her initial career as touring band singer.

Along the way, she became a TV and film heroine and recently spread her wings on London's West End as Mama Morton in "Chicago."

The glamorous mother of a son who recently graduated from college and a daughter in her freshman year, she places family first, even as she plans her next album with producer Kyle Lehning. Her composing skills come to the fore with "Jessie's Song," a parting gift to her daughter.

"It's not sad, just my way of communicating with her that she's going to be OK away from home," she said. "The transition was difficult for us, as we've always been close, so I knew it was important to let her know she mustn't worry about me.

She's doing very well and, like her brother, is already receiving honors." Carter is still basking in kudos coming in for "At Last." She swings in "Deed I Do" and "Cloudburst," vamps in "Cry Me a River" and "Blues in the Night," and adds pizzazz to the James Taylor standard "Secret of Life." Fans can expect a healthy serving of this collection along with the surprises she's preparing for an eclectic evening.

"The Terrace Theater is easy to be in because it's so warm," she said. "Cabaret is like a mini-concert with a little bit of an unplugged feeling, a more intimate way of connecting with people. Nobody listens to just one type of music today, so I've prepared a program that ranges from touching ballads to rip-roaring numbers."


It's a Wonder-Full Life

Lynda Carter Returns to Musical Roots with Crazy Little Things at The Kennedy Center

By James Eppard

Featured Article - May/June 2010

When 24-year-old Lynda Carter was cast as Diana Prince in the "Wonder Woman" television series in 1975, the producers wanted their sexy lead character to have attitude to spare.

This was a powerful icon after all. But Carter saw something more in the satin-clad superheroine. Something she could relate to. "She didn't know she was all that," Carter says, reflecting on the more human aspects of the character she'll forever be linked to.

Like women everywhere trying to balance their changing roles and responsibilities in the turbulent '70s, Carter says her protagonist "was just doing what she had to do."

That ethos, however subtle in the four-year run of the television series, would radiate far beyond whatever target audience the show's executives originally had in mind. Gays and lesbians would embrace and find a kindred spirit in Diana Prince's powerful secret identity.

Women aspired to her seamless blend of beauty and power. Men, they were just happy to see so much of her.

Fast-forward to today. Carter, of Potomac, is herself an icon at 58, adored by the gay and lesbian community, admired by everyone for her strength and charm, and still turning heads as a powerful, beguiling A-lister.

In a recent interview, Carter reflected on her role as Wonder Woman, as well as on her life as an actress, mother and singer.

On the surface it would appear she's led a charmed life, owing much to a fortuitous stint more than 30 years ago as a reformulated DC Comics character. But Carter's worked hard for what she's got. Never content to rest on her golden lasso, she still puts herself out there. "I really wanted to sing again, not stop everything," she says. "I knew I still had the pipes and could still sing."

Indeed, her latest career turn landed her on the Billboard charts last year for her album "At Last," a reinterpretation of some jazz and blues standards. The cover songs, such as Etta James' "At Last" and Sam Cooke's "You Send Me," were featured last year in a sold-out cabaret show,

"An Intimate Evening With Lynda Carter," and will likely emerge with some new material in "Crazy Little Things," her current tour playing this May at the Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater. Singing brings Carter full circle.

She began singing professionally at age 15, performing in her uncle's restaurant in Tempe, Arizona, for $25 a week.

Two years later, she was earning $400 a week with gigs in Reno and Las Vegas. Weary of living on the road, she entered a Miss Arizona pageant on a whim and won in 1973.

She went on to win Miss USA, and shortly thereafter packed her bags for Hollywood to pursue acting. At the time, like her appraisal of Wonder Woman, Carter didn't know she was all that. But the show and its star were hits for a myriad of reasons that still cannot be fully explained. "People really like her," says Sean Bugg, a co-publisher of Metro Weekly, the D.C. area's leading gay and lesbian newsmagazine, which profiled Carter last summer to much subscriber satisfaction. "I think they really like the idea of her. The idea of Lynda Carter and the idea of Wonder Woman."

Carter went on to more roles on television shows and commercials, including being the public face of Maybelline cosmetics.

She released a solo album, "Portrait," in 1978 and launched a Las Vegas variety show in 1979, which spun off a few TV variety shows in the early '80s. "I had a lot of success, but I still felt like my life was empty," she says. She met D.C. lawyer Robert Altman and married him in 1984, which is what brought Carter to the home where she still lives in Potomac. "It was establishing roots for my family," she says. "The road is no place for kids." She poured herself into raising their two children, James and Jessica, picking up just occasional acting gigs and enjoying the fruits of a comfortable suburban life-movies, friends, shuttling kids and volunteering for untold charitable causes.

In 1993, her husband's trial on fraud charges (later acquitted) and her own struggle with alcohol (sober since 1997) revealed just how resilient she is. Like her archetypal character, just doing what she has to do. Now with both kids away in college in Michigan, Carter has returned to her first love. "Going in to sing for the first time in 18 years-it was terrifying and thrilling," she says. "In success or failure, I would rather it be because I did it. They will like it, or they will not like it. They like me, or they don't like me." Carter has surrounded herself with what she calls "the best band" of session players.

Judging by the reviews of her last album-she received an ALMA Award nomination last year alongside David Archuleta and the Black Eyed Peas-they like her.

Meanwhile, worlds are colliding in, of all places, a comic book forum, where a Wonder Woman fan is gushing about seeing Lynda Carter's show in March in New Mexico. His was just one of 2,118 active threads devoted to all things Wonder Woman.

Carter says she knew early on that Wonder Woman was iconic, and that she'd endure. "She's likable," Carter says. "Women want to be her or have her as their best friend."

Carter clearly enjoys her unique place in history. She's her fans' biggest fan. But she's content to live in the present instead, taking things one day at a time. "I think my big plan is to spend as much time with my children as they want to spend with us, and to be in music," she says. "I'm in a very good place in my life right now."

Lynda Carter's "Crazy Little Things" performance is May 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater.

Tickets ($35-$75) are available at www.kennedy-center.org. For tour information or to purchase Carter's CD, "At Last," go to www.lyndacarter.com.


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Ten Minutes with: Lynda Carter

Fabio Periera

Posted: April 23, 2010 06:28 PM

Best known to the world as Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter has been working in showbiz since she was a teenager.

She started off in Phoenix as a girl singer with a band, and through a lot of hard work, a little bit of luck and a long journey, made her way to being Miss World USA and landed the starring role as Wonder Woman.

These days, Carter has gone back to what brought her to Hollywood in the first place: her music.

Tonight and tomorrow night, Carter performs at Lincoln Center, but a few weeks before that,

Carter spoke with Fabio Periera over tea and tomato soup at the Regency Hotel in New York city about making it in showbiz, raising a family in showbiz and hanging out in Washington, DC with Arianna Huffington.

You and Arianna Hufffington go way back. Tell me a little bit about what it was like to meet her the first time.

Oh, Arianna. Washington looked a little bit oddly on me when I first came. Back in those days in particular, anybody with an accent or with a personality as exciting she is, you saw a lot of women (she turns her nose up): "Oh, oh..." And it used to crack me up and we ha da couple of great conversations back in the early years and I thought, "This woman is about something." She's really interesting.

And so as things progressed with her commentary and Huffpost, I'm always really interested to hear what she has to say, to see what she's doing (on) the Post. Plus, she put a whole bunch of reporters to work.

Well, she definitely did something new and different. And it's definitely paid off because everyone reads The Post.

Right. Yep! But I think more than that, these things don't happen by accident. And not easily. I've been around long enough to know that whatever looks easy isn't. That's the whole point is to make it look easy where it's very complicated to build something like this and getting funding and selling it and you're a woman and you've got an accent and you've got a lalalala. You know, so I am very happy to be doing an interview for Arianna's (website).

(Laughs.) Well, yeah! I suppose we should talk about music, but before we talk about your new album, I'd like to start a little further back. You did your first show in Vegas when you were seventeen.

Yeah! With a band. I was the girl singer with a band.

That's a pretty big deal. How did you make that happen for yourself? It's what I was saying about Arianna. You can't just skip from age 14 to 17, or age 17 to getting Wonder Woman. There are a lot of steps and particularly as a young person, it feels like forever. Everything starts with discipline and it starts with looking at your choices and making decisions for yourself and making good decisions for yourself and doing anything too rashly stupid before you begin to reach your goal.

So, I started singing in bands when I was fourteen around Phoenix and finally I changed bands because I got more money and--better bands actually. Also more money, but better bands and the band that I was with as a senior in high school--they were from Tuscon and they were much older and I auditioned for them and I got to sing with them and they were going to Vegas in a lounge. And it was a big lounge. I mean, these lounges weren't like the little lounges that you see now. They sat like 800 people or something. And I went around with that band and I was with another band and I kept trying to improve the quality of the musicians I was working with, tried to improve my circumstance. And I realized that being on the road with a band wasn't gonna do it for me and that's when I moved to LA.

Or--actually I moved to Arizona and I won Miss World USA and then I moved to LA. But that was kind of an accident.

Moving to LA?

No Miss World USA.

How was that an accident? That seems like something you'd have to do a lot of work for.

No, that was totally, totally, totally an accident. One hundred percent. I walked into a modeling agency to earn some extra money and they were putting this pageant on. A wonderful woman by the name of Gina Cord--she used to be a runway model--and she said, "I think you can win this." "Oh, I don't know my God..." (Laughs.) So, I entered and won Miss Phoenix, Miss Arizona, Miss USA in--I don't know, three weeks or something.

Three weeks?

Yeah, because I got in at the end and I entered really quickly and then I went to Phoenix and then it was like right away, you get shipped off to the other one.


So, I wasn't very good though.

What do you mean?

I wasn't very good. I was not a very good crown-wearer, banner-wearer. I just wasn't very good. I'd already been on my own, so I thought it was kind of cheesy.

Did you have to things that you didn't want to do?

You ask any beauty queen--they open grocery stores, they go in May's in front of a cosmetics (counter). I mean, it looks really glamourous much more than it really is. And there's no talent in this at all.

But, what it gave me was a bit of an entree for curiosity, if nothing else, when I moved to LA. "Oh she's Ms. So-and-So. Well, we wanna see her." But then you have to produce. You have tobe able to do a good reading. They may see you, but they don't take you very seriously.

So, how did your first reading go?

Oh, I was horrible. Cold readings are the worst. It was humilatron time. And there were no parts for women at that time. There were no parts.

At all?

No. You could be someone's girlfriend, a secretary, a hooker, a mommy. I mean, there wasn't a lot of--there was that group of us. Kate Jackson was working but Farrah (Fawcett) and myself and Jaclyn Smith and a whole bunch of the same girls that later on got series. We were all going on the same auditions. We'd walk in and I'd see Farrah there. "Well, I'm not gonna get this one!"

Did that happen to you?

Oh yeah!

Did it ever happen the other way around?

I'm sure! I don't remember it happening that way, but I'm sure it did. Particularly after Wonder Woman, I would get a lot of Movies of the Week that they wouldn't necessarily be getting--not that Farrah really needed it, but that was just kind of the way it was. And once Wonder Woman and Bionic Woman--and I actually just saw Linday Wagner in Palm Springs and we used to be really great friends and we kind of rekindled our friendship when she came to hear me sing in Palm Springs. It was great, a lot of great memories. But it was her show and my show that kind of broke--"Oh, women can get ratings." Don't get me wrong, there was Carol Burnett, there was Mary Tyler Moore, there was LaVerne and Shirley, there was Angie Dickinson. But it was a different genre, it was a different group.

How was it different?

Well, comedy. A lot of comedy. And then Angie had to share her thing with a man because they didn't think a woman could carry a show.

So, when you first started doing Wonder Woman, was there a lot of pressure to deliver ratings?

Of course! It's just money. It's really just a bottom line, dollars and cents, ratings, that sort of things. It really is. But being at the forefront, I didn't realize how absolutely phenomenal it was to have a successful series of any kind. So I kind of took it for granted and started singing and I was singing all over the world.

You started singing again while doing Wonder Woman?

Yeah, I was singing and doing jingles and studio work and writing music when I quit to move to LA. And I also had a recording contract in England. When I was over there for the Miss World pageant, I did a couple of sides for EMI. The problem that I ran into--and everybody does, everybody has stumbling blocks, everyone has their stuff. So, when I moved to LA I was told, "Don't tell anyone that you're a singer. Because they don't want a singer who's trying to act, they want an actor who's serious about acting." So, when I got famous and I wanted to sing, (I heard)--"Oh, here's another actress who thinks she can sing."

Really? So the acting didn't help in exposing your other talents?

It did. No, it did because I did five specials for CBS. I did a lot but there was a perception. I was basically on the road since I was seventeen and working in bars and clubs until I had my son. And when I got pregnant with my son, I decided I didn't want them to live a life on the road. It just isn't healthy.

And when you're working in show business, how is to have a family?

Well, something will sacrifice and there really isn't a choice. And it wasn't a sacrifice.

What wasn't a sacrifice? Not singing or being on the road or pursuing things that took me away. It was a privilege. I tried to do a couple of series, a few things. And you know, I'm missing my daughter's third birthday. You know we are the stars--or at least we think we are--of our families. The center of attention and focus. I mean, that's just the way we think. And I think it is not in the natural order to always have the focus being on your parent. When you're out becoming, you know? So, I didn't expose my kids to very much of that at all.

How did you keep them out of the limelight?

I just didn't do things that I took them to where there would be a lot of fans. People would recognize me and they'd kind of get that and realized that other people kind of thought it was a big deal, but that was--

How did you explain that to them?

With the exception of my daughter, when someone said "Oh, you look just like your mom." And she said, "I don't think I do: you've got short hair, I've got long hair," you know, "I'm little, you're old," But the focus was always on what they were doing. I'd drop whatever I need to drop to be around when they have time now. And I really asked my son, it was his senior year, about how he felt about me going away to England to do Chicago that year and he said, "Go for it, Mom." And that was really nice of him. And that started all of this and I'm having a ball. And I'm glad to be doing it. I love it. I have a great time.

In addition to performing at Lincoln Center, you're also working on a new album. What's it like?

Well, I wrote a song for my daughter and that will be on the album when it comes out. It is a collection of songs from various genres but they're--I do what I want to do, basically. I do the songs I feel like singing at the time the album's being made. And I always approach the music in a different way if it's a cover, which most of them are. It's not really a cover because I treat it as though someone handed me a piece of music with lyrics on it and I get to do what I want with it. Which is what it is, I mean you may have heard it one way but it's not just to do it differently. It's reimagining the song. It's not putting a reggae beat, it has to feel like once you've heard it that way, hearing it the old way, you couldn't even imagine it anymore. Like that.


Lynda on The Today Show, April 21, 2010

Here is the Lynda Carter Today Show video of her interview on Weds. April 21, 2010 with cohosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb. The actress and singer who rose to fame with her role in the iconic TV series Wonder Woman discussed her singing career and her new show Crazy Little Things, which features her performance of jazz, blues, and pop standards.


Lynda Carter to Bring Her New Show, Crazy Little Things to the Allen Room

By: Andy Propst  · New York

Lynda Carter
 Carter will bring her new show Crazy Little Things to the Allen Room for two performances, April 23-24.

Carter will offer distinctive versions of jazz, blues, country and pop songs, accompanied by a six-piece band and three backup singers.  
Carter played Mama Morton in the Broadway revival of Chicago and is best known for her starring role on the television series Wonder Woman. She is also a popular recording and concert artist.


A ‘wonderful’ night

University of Mary Washington Orchestra Director Kevin Bartram and actress and singer Lynda Carter gather for a photo at a reception at Seacobeck Hall on campus after the UMW Symphony and Carter performed at the university's Dodd Auditorium.

Lynda Carter performs with UMW orchestra

STAFFORD — Actress and singer Lynda Carter belted out mostly familiar tunes Saturday night at the University of Mary Washington’s Dodd Auditorium. In between songs, she shared pieces of her life with the audience.

During one break in music, she asked if the crowd remembered Wonder Woman — the character she played on the show of the same name that debuted in the mid-1970s.

They cheered enthusiastically.

She even showed off the famous spin the character Diana Prince used to transform into Wonder Woman.

And although her acting claim to fame was celebrated, the night was about music and song.

Backed up by her own famous band, as well as the UMW Community Symphony Orchestra, Carter sang songs including “You Send Me,” Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “Dancing in the Street” and “Love the One You’re With.”

She also sang “Chatanooga Choo Choo” in a quartet with three backup vocalists and shared a song she wrote for her daughter, Jessica Altman, with the audience. The song revolved around Jessica leaving the nest.

Carter has two grown children — besides Jessica there’s also her son, James Altman.

Donning a black cocktail “pouf” dress with a matching cropped jacket and black high heels, Carter wore her hair down in loose curls for the performance. At the end of the concert, she spoke to the orchestra.

“The best thing in your life is music because it feeds your soul,“ she said. Never give it up.“

She also touched on the importance of “the performance” to musicians.

“To be here with you is truly a privilege for all of us,“ Carter told the crowd, noting at the end of the concert that she enjoyed her stay in Fredericksburg.

UMW Orchestra Director Kevin Bartram said that he is “very proud” of his group of performers. Members of the orchestra were “beaming” after the performance, he said, adding that Carter is a “great entertainer.“

“The orchestra and I are very excited to have hosted Lynda Carter. It was a wonderful opportunity and I look forward to having her come back,“ said Bartram after the show.

Carter lives in Potomac, Md., and it was her first time performing at UMW. She typically sings a mix of jazz, country, blues and rock-and-roll.

She released her first CD “At Last” last year and it reached No. 6 on the Billboard Jazz charts. She plans to release a second CD later this year. Carter’s backup band includes several Grammy and Emmy award winners who have shared the stage with performers including Elvis Presley, Donna Summer and Paul McCartney.

Band member and blues saxophonist Lou Marini, best known for his role in the film “The Blues Brothers” was on hand at the performance, as was drummer Paul Leim and Johnny Harris, who produced and arranged many of the songs on “At Last.”

The UMW Orchestra’s performance included a repertoire of recognizable movie songs, such as those heard in the movies “Jaws,” “E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial” and “Star Wars. The group also performed “The Barber of Seville.”

Carter will perfom at Lincoln Center in New York April 23 and 24, and at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. on May 8. For ticket information or to purchase a CD, visit lyndacarter.com, itunes.com or amazon.com.

Tracy Bell is managing editor of the Stafford County Sun. Reach her at tbell@staffordcountysun.com



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Fredericksburg, Virginia

April 17, 2010


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Welcome to the University of Mary Washington Community Symphony Orchestra's 2009-2010 concert season-our 39th year of providing outstanding orchestral music to Central and Northern Virginia!

Lynda Carter

World Famous Celebrity, Lynda Carter, Will Sing With UMW-Community Symphony Orchestra

In Fredericksburg on April 17

FREDERICKSBURG, VA, APRIL 1, 2010--Lynda Carter, best known as the legendary Wonder Woman from the popular 1970s TV series, will sing with the University of Mary Washington (UMW)-Community Symphony Orchestra on April 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium.

Carter is an accomplished singer who has performed to sell-out crowds around the world. This is the first time her new repertoire of jazz, country and blues will be performed with an orchestra, and it is her first appearance in Fredericksburg. This event is part of the orchestra’s annual Celebrity Series, now in its seventh year. It is in part sponsored by Wachovia Bank, a Wells Fargo Company.

Dr. Kevin P. Bartram, the UMW music director, said Carter had embarked on a national performing tour in 2009 with appearances in such venues as the Lincoln Center in New York and the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Her first CD, “At Last” was released in June of 2009 and it topped at #6 on the Billboard charts. Her second CD is expected to be released this summer.

The orchestra will perform several numbers with Ms. Carter, including such classics as "It Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That Swing," "Could it Be Magic," and "Love the One You're With." Carter will also bring a back-up band that includes several Grammy and Emmy award winners who have performed with the likes of Elvis Presley, Donna Summer, and Paul McCartney. Blues saxophonist Lou Marini, best known for his role in the film "The Blues Brothers" will also appear with Carter

During her acting career she produced and starred in five highly rated network television specials, several of which were Emmy-nominated. Carter has appeared onstage with many world famous singers, including Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Kenny Rogers, Bob Hope, George Benson and Ben Vereen.

General admission to this celebrity concert is $35. “Friends” of the orchestra (donors) pay a reduced ticket price of $25 and enjoy reserved seating and priority parking. The student price is $10.

Tickets can be purchased in advance, or inquire about becoming a Friend of the Orchestra by calling 540-654-1012. Tickets are also available at the Fredericksburg Visitors Center on Caroline Street. Tickets will also be available at the door.

For general information about the orchestra, please visit http://www.umw.edu/orchestra.

For more information on Lynda Carter, her official site is at http://www.lyndacartersings.com/home.html


Lynda Carter | Wonder Woman comes to UMW

Lynda Carter, formerly Wonder Woman on the hit television show in the '70s, will sing with the Community Orchestra at the University of Mary Washington on Saturday night

Date published: 4/15/2010

By Heather Brady

Fans of Wonder Woman know the superhero can do a lot of things.

On Saturday night at the University of Mary Washington, they'll find out she can also sing.

Lynda Carter, who played Wonder Woman in the television series that aired in the late 1970s, will join the UMW-Community Symphony Orchestra to sing, as part of the Celebrity Concert series now in its seventh year.

"I started singing in clubs at 14, and at a lot of high school and college hangouts," Carter told Weekender. "There was a lot of live music back then. You didn't have the Internet, and you had to go buy records.

There were a lot of bands. "And then I went on the road at 17." But after heading to L.A. to work on her acting career, she scaled back the vocal work and just sang in the studio.

"When that [acting success] started happening for me, I started doing specials for CBS," Carter said.

At the time, she had landed the role of Wonder Woman and released a few singles. But when she became pregnant with her first child, she stopped touring.

"I just didn't want them to be on the road in that kind of an environment," she said. "I quit until about four or five years ago, and then I went back." She is now working on her second album. Her first, titled "Portrait," was released in 1978. "I'm starting a new one and doing probably about 20 [concert] dates a year," she said.


Her series of performances at the Kennedy Center last year attracted the attention of Kevin Bartram, orchestra director at Mary Washington. "I brought a group to the Kennedy Center last year," Bartram said. "I noted that she was having a series of performances, and I realized she was also a vocal person. I figured that would be a good draw."

Bartram didn't realize at first that she was back into singing, because he knew she had taken some time off. But once he found out she was back onstage, he started the ball rolling and was able to work with agents to have her come to Fredericksburg.

"This is part of the orchestra's Celebrity Series," Bartram said. "The intent of the series is to bring in world-class artists to perform with the orchestra, and to attract these performers to the city of Fredericksburg." Bartram adds that this is Carter's first performance in Fredericksburg.

"She's done countless shows for television and with her band, [but] this is her first symphony pops engagement," he said. Carter will be performing at the Lincoln and Kennedy centers along with her performance Saturday night. "It's really second nature to me, singing and performing," Carter said. "It's one of the things I enjoy most.

I haven't worked with a large orchestra in quite a while."

The singer, who still stars in film and television productions, is working with Johnny Harris, a California orchestrator and conductor who worked with her before when he did the score for the "Wonder Woman" television show and hour-long specials on CBS.

"He did Sonny and Cher, he did Tom Jones, he did all these huge hits back in the '70s," she said. "He scores music for big movies.

It's really just top-flight people." SYMPHONY SYMPATHY Carter said she likes the idea of working with symphonies, combining her style of jazz, country and blues with the orchestra setting. "It's a way to bring a variation of music," Carter said, "because the music I do is just really kind of fun. We've resurrected some amazing charts."

Bartram and Carter both say the show is fast-paced, without a lot of ballads. "It won't be boring," Carter said.

Bartram says the first half will feature the orchestra alone, and then Carter will perform in the second half.

She will do six or seven tunes with the orchestra, he said, then a small set with her own combo. "It will be a mix of old and new," Bartram said. "Some old standards ranging from Gershwin to even Barry Manilow, and some up-tempo numbers."

He said some of the musicians Carter will bring in her combo are fairly well-known, including Lou Marini. "He's a blues saxophone player more famous for his role in the 1980 film 'The Blues Brothers,'" Bartram said. "He was the saxophonist in John Belushi's band. And the drummer that she's bringing is the drummer that performs with John Williams ... on all the 'Star Wars' recordings."

Carter will also bring her own director, who will conduct the second half of the show. Bartram said this is standard with a performer like her. "We've been preparing for the past six weeks," he said. "She's had her tunes arranged for our orchestra specifically." Bartram said Johnny Harris, the arranger, will be at the show Saturday night.

"I've been in contact with the arranger for months, feeding him info about our orchestra," he said. "We've been discussing how fast each number should be and when Lynda should come in. We've been preparing closely with her music staff." Bartram said they've been anticipating this concert all year.

"We signed the contract late last year, so we knew about this a year in advance," he said. "To have Wonder Woman sing with us is a real treat." Carter has previously worked with performers like Tom Jones, Bob Hope and Ben Vereen, among others. "I worked with Ray Charles, I worked with George Benson, I worked with Kenny Rogers, I worked with country stars," she said. But in order to be able to do what she's doing now, Carter has paid her dues.

"It doesn't just happen overnight," she said. "And most every person that you see out there in music started when they were very young, doing what they could. You be in productions, you study. That's what 'paying your dues' means." Carter says it's the preparation leading up to what you eventually do that counts. "It doesn't stop once you've accomplished something," she said. "That's when you have to start working harder at the creative process. You have to work harder to use the skills you've accumulated." Heather Brady: 540/374-5000 hbrady@freelancestar.com


Lynda Carter to perform at UMW, Kennedy Center

Lynda Carter to perform at UMW, Kennedy Center

Lynda Carter will perform at the University of Mary Washington on Saturday.

A host of A-list ladies have been tipped to take over from Carter, who starred in the 1970s TV show, in Joss Whedon's movie revival, including Megan Fox, Eliza Dushku and Beyonce Knowles.

But when Bullock was suggested for the lead, Carter was rumoured to have slated The Blind Side actress - insisting a younger star should take on the action role.

But Carter is adamant she never made the comments - and would love to see Bullock front the film.

Speaking on U.S. TV show Good Morning L.A., she says, "There was an idea that Sandra Bullock should play Wonder Woman and I think it's a great idea. She's exactly the kind of a personality and somehow it got messed around that I had said she was too old. That's nonsense, it wasn't true. She's strong and feminine. And Wonder Woman has to be accessible."


The Williamson Herald

ASK KEN: Wonderous Lynda Carter sings for her supper

By wherald

Dear Ken: What has happened with actress Lynda Carter, who used to star on TV as Wonder Woman?

Carter, 58, a native of Phoenix, Ariz., has worked in theater in the past few years and done voiceover work for video games.

Since 2005 she has been in the films "The Dukes of Hazzard," "Sky High" and "Tattered Angel" and been on TV in "Law & Order" and "Smallville." The mother of two is also a singer and released a jazz album, "At Last," last summer. She will be taking her revue, "Lynda Carter Sings," to a number of cities this year.


LA GLBT Events Examiner

PMLA GLBT Events Examiner: Mike Pingel

Q&A with Wonder Woman - Ms. Lynda Carter about her concert this week in Los Angeles March 25-27

Yes she's back! Lynda Carter who is best known as TV's Wonder Woman hits the The Catalina Jazz Clubs stage again this Thursday, Friday and Saturday (March 25-27) at 9pm.

Tickets are $45-50 and can be purchased at www.catalinajazzclub.com or at www.lyndacartersings.com

Carterss Catalina concert will include popular songs from her CD "AT LAST" and a preview of tracks from her upcoming CD release.

Here is my Q&A with the beautiful and talented songbird, Ms. Lynda Carter!

Mike Pingel: Did performing on stage in "Chicago" spark the return to your musical roots?

Lynda Carter: It certainly did. I have so often in the past put out to the universe that I wanted to sing again.

Didn't know how, when, why or where?

Someone called to ask me if I would be willing, I said 'oh, that's an answer and said okay.'

So I went out and did that, and yes it did spark a lot of new things.

M: Will you perform new songs during your three nights at in LA?

L: Absolutely.

M: How do you choose your set for the stage?

L: It is always a process. I work on it all year, I don't wait to go and find a whole new show. I begin to incorporate, replace, take out, move. The Catalina Jazz Club show will be 75 new material from the last time and 25% will be the ones I still want to do.

M: What is you're favorite song from the set this time around?

L: Oh, that's kind of like asking someone their favorite note. It's difficult because each song has its charm. When it ceases to have its charm, then I don't do it any more for a while. Then I resurrected it and then it's like new again.

M: Yes, but your fans LOVE "Toto"

L: I know. I'm not doing Toto. I am doing some new songs I have written.

M: Can you tell me a little about the inspiration of the song "Toto" and the updated version ?

L: I did change it because the cord structure wasn't quite right, from back then. I didn't mess about too much with the lyrics. I did try to make it a little more of a story. It really is about fame.

M: I know you're working on a new CD, but is there someone you would like to record with?

L: There always are. It's so hard for me to come up at the spare of the moment! I would love to record with Whitney Marsalis, Keith Urban, Beyonce, Pink, and Annie Lennox. My taste in music is very, very diverse.

M: How was it to perform with the late great Ray Charles on your special?

L: It was fanatic! . However he did grab a hold of my wrist and looked smiling at me.

It was really exciting. Ray was wonderful.

(Note: It was known when Ray Charles would stroke a woman's petite wrist it was his way to sum her up and an indication he would like make her one of his conquests)

M: You know us gays love you!

L: I know, I love that. I lowered the ticket prices at the The Catalina Jazz Club so more people can come.

M: My final question, what is the most asked question by fans about Wonder Woman?

L: Oddly enough, people comment on the invisible airplane, which was really only in a couple of episodes. Which I find very funny, because it wasn't quite invisible and it had a bus seat in it. (Lynda laughs( They also ask about the lasso of truth and do you still have your costume and say, 'I bet you could still fit into it.'

M: I bet you can too!

L: Darling, there is no way I would try! I'm not even going to go there!


Lynda Carter on GDLA

by: Dennis Lovelace

Los Angeles - Most know actress Lynda Carter as one of TV's most popular superheroes, "Wonder Woman", but her talents extend far beyond the TV screen. Thirty years after playing a superhero, Lynda is making a comeback to the spotlight by releasing a solo jazz album, "At Last".


Carter's wonders now of the musical kind

By Dan Mayfield Journal Staff Writer

"The New Adventures of Wonder Woman" brought Lynda Carter into our living rooms beginning in 1975 as the Nazi-beating amazon.

But long before every kid in America was dreaming of invisible planes, bracelets that could deflect bullets and lassos of truth, Carter was on the road, trying to make the big time as the singer in a folk-rock band. Four nights a week, her band Just Us would play a Phoenix Pizza Hut.

Now, the former TV star is taking her singing chops seriously and is on tour supporting her new record, "At Last." The record of covers is a hit, too, and reached the Billboard Top 10 in the jazz category last fall.

"I started singing when I was very young in clubs and bars. My mom would call them honky-tonks. I moved back to Phoenix because I knew that wasn't the road for me to achieve what I wanted to," Carter said.

She started modeling and, she said, "within like three months" she was competing on the big stage. She'd risen quickly and won the Miss USA title and reached the semifinals of the Miss World pageant in 1972 at age 20.

"There was a wonderful woman, Gina Cord, and she was the head of a modeling agency in the (Phoenix) area. I went in to get some local work. She encouraged me to enter this contest. It was a short period of time. I'd never been in a pageant before. I think being a singer and songwriter, it wasn't frightening to be in front of a crowd," she said.

Carter used her winnings to cut a record, a single for EMI that didn't pay off, and for acting lessons, which did.

When the producers of "Wonder Woman" called, she was ready to jump into the small screen to play Wonder Woman and her alter-ego, Princess Diana.

"Singing was the first love, but I always wanted to be an actress," Carter said. Sure, she said, it's hard to be known as Wonder Woman for her entire life, but she embraces it and the fans who still greet her with a famous transforming twirl. "

I suppose that you can choose to be happy and you choose to look at the things that have gone on in your life for good or for ill, and I made up my mind that I wasn't going to run from it, there was no way I could, and I would make myself miserable," Carter said.

She said she sings a different set every show as a way to keep her musicians involved.

"We're always doing new material so it is always fun for all of us because I don't stand still," she said.

It's hard for a singer, any singer, to take on classics like "At Last" or "You Send Me." After all, it's hard to improve on Etta James or Sam Cooke.

"It just struck my fancy at the time. There was nothing magical, other than I wanted to sing them, so that's what I did," Carter said.

Lynda Carter

WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday, March 20

WHERE: Sky City Casino in Acoma, off I-40 west, exit 102

HOW MUCH: Tickets are $30 through www. ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-



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Broadway Opening Of The Miracle Worker - Arrivals & Curtain Call

NEW YORK - Actress Lynda Carter and Blaine Trump

attend the Broadway opening of 'The Miracle Worker'

at the Circle in the Square on March 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

The Sights, Sounds and Stars of The Miracle Worker's Broadway Opening

Opening night of The Miracle Worker revival at Circle in the Square Theare.

The Miracle Worker Opening - Matthew Modine - Lynda Carter - Caridad Rivera
The Miracle Worker Opening - Matthew Modine - Lynda Carter - Caridad Rivera


Music, life and Wonder Woman revisited

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